Current Trends in Managing the Anophthalmic Socket After Primary Enucleation and Evisceration

  title={Current Trends in Managing the Anophthalmic Socket After Primary Enucleation and Evisceration},
  author={Grant W. Su and Michael T. Yen},
  journal={Ophthalmic Plastic \& Reconstructive Surgery},
  • Grant W. SuM. Yen
  • Published 1 July 2004
  • Medicine
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Purpose: To evaluate current trends in the management of the anophthalmic socket after primary enucleation and evisceration. Methods: The active membership of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) was surveyed regarding primary enucleations and eviscerations performed between January and December 2002. Survey questions included practice demographics, orbital implant use, wrapping materials, placement of a motility peg, reasons for implant choice, and… 

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